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notebook Aspire 5742ZG
model: Aspire 5742ZG(model id: 1368)
subtype (notebook, netbook, motherboard, tablet):
notebook
vendor:
Acer
architecture:
x86-64/amd64
does it have a free boot firmware (BIOS,UEFI,...) ?
no
can free operating systems be installed?
yes
does the device prevent installing wifi cards not-approved by the vendor?
not-specified
year of commercialization:
not-specified
compatibility with free software:
C-silver
tested on:
Trisquel 6.0 Toutatis
tested with the following kernel libre:
3.2.0-60-generic
video card model:
NVIDIA Corporation GF108M [GeForce GT 540M] (works with 3D acceleration)
wifi model:
Broadcom Corporation BCM43227 802.11b/g/n (it does not work)
webcam model:
(not specified how it works)
Description:
Acer Aspire 5742ZG
15.6" HD LED LCD
Nvidia GeForce GT 540M
4 GB DDR3 
640 GB HDD
DVD
Acer Nplify 802.11b/g/n
6 cells Li-ion
$ lspci -nnk
00:00.0 Host bridge [0600]: Intel Corporation Core Processor DRAM Controller [8086:0044] (rev 02)
	Subsystem: Acer Incorporated [ALI] TravelMate 5742 [1025:0487]
	Kernel driver in use: agpgart-intel
00:01.0 PCI bridge [0604]: Intel Corporation Core Processor PCI Express x16 Root Port [8086:0045] (rev 02)
	Kernel driver in use: pcieport
	Kernel modules: shpchp
00:02.0 VGA compatible controller [0300]: Intel Corporation Core Processor Integrated Graphics Controller [8086:0046] (rev 02)
	Subsystem: Acer Incorporated [ALI] Device [1025:0488]
	Kernel driver in use: i915
	Kernel modules: i915
00:16.0 Communication controller [0780]: Intel Corporation 5 Series/3400 Series Chipset HECI Controller [8086:3b64] (rev 06)
	Subsystem: Acer Incorporated [ALI] Device [1025:0487]
	Kernel driver in use: mei
	Kernel modules: mei
00:1a.0 USB controller [0c03]: Intel Corporation 5 Series/3400 Series Chipset USB2 Enhanced Host Controller [8086:3b3c] (rev 05)
	Subsystem: Acer Incorporated [ALI] Device [1025:0487]
	Kernel driver in use: ehci_hcd
00:1b.0 Audio device [0403]: Intel Corporation 5 Series/3400 Series Chipset High Definition Audio [8086:3b56] (rev 05)
	Subsystem: Acer Incorporated [ALI] Device [1025:0487]
	Kernel driver in use: snd_hda_intel
	Kernel modules: snd-hda-intel
00:1c.0 PCI bridge [0604]: Intel Corporation 5 Series/3400 Series Chipset PCI Express Root Port 1 [8086:3b42] (rev 05)
	Kernel driver in use: pcieport
	Kernel modules: shpchp
00:1c.1 PCI bridge [0604]: Intel Corporation 5 Series/3400 Series Chipset PCI Express Root Port 2 [8086:3b44] (rev 05)
	Kernel driver in use: pcieport
	Kernel modules: shpchp
00:1d.0 USB controller [0c03]: Intel Corporation 5 Series/3400 Series Chipset USB2 Enhanced Host Controller [8086:3b34] (rev 05)
	Subsystem: Acer Incorporated [ALI] Device [1025:0487]
	Kernel driver in use: ehci_hcd
00:1e.0 PCI bridge [0604]: Intel Corporation 82801 Mobile PCI Bridge [8086:2448] (rev a5)
00:1f.0 ISA bridge [0601]: Intel Corporation Mobile 5 Series Chipset LPC Interface Controller [8086:3b09] (rev 05)
	Subsystem: Acer Incorporated [ALI] Device [1025:0487]
	Kernel modules: iTCO_wdt
00:1f.2 SATA controller [0106]: Intel Corporation 5 Series/3400 Series Chipset 4 port SATA AHCI Controller [8086:3b29] (rev 05)
	Subsystem: Acer Incorporated [ALI] Device [1025:0487]
	Kernel driver in use: ahci
00:1f.3 SMBus [0c05]: Intel Corporation 5 Series/3400 Series Chipset SMBus Controller [8086:3b30] (rev 05)
	Subsystem: Acer Incorporated [ALI] Device [1025:0487]
	Kernel modules: i2c-i801
00:1f.6 Signal processing controller [1180]: Intel Corporation 5 Series/3400 Series Chipset Thermal Subsystem [8086:3b32] (rev 05)
	Subsystem: Acer Incorporated [ALI] Device [1025:0487]
	Kernel modules: intel_ips
01:00.0 VGA compatible controller [0300]: NVIDIA Corporation GF108M [GeForce GT 540M] [10de:0df4] (rev a1)
	Subsystem: Acer Incorporated [ALI] Device [1025:0488]
	Kernel driver in use: nouveau
	Kernel modules: nouveau, nvidiafb
02:00.0 Ethernet controller [0200]: Broadcom Corporation NetLink BCM57780 Gigabit Ethernet PCIe [14e4:1692] (rev 01)
	Subsystem: Acer Incorporated [ALI] Device [1025:0487]
	Kernel driver in use: tg3
	Kernel modules: tg3
03:00.0 Network controller [0280]: Broadcom Corporation BCM43227 802.11b/g/n [14e4:4358]
	Subsystem: Foxconn International, Inc. Device [105b:e040]
ff:00.0 Host bridge [0600]: Intel Corporation Core Processor QuickPath Architecture Generic Non-core Registers [8086:2c62] (rev 02)
	Subsystem: Acer Incorporated [ALI] Device [1025:0487]
ff:00.1 Host bridge [0600]: Intel Corporation Core Processor QuickPath Architecture System Address Decoder [8086:2d01] (rev 02)
	Subsystem: Acer Incorporated [ALI] Device [1025:0487]
ff:02.0 Host bridge [0600]: Intel Corporation Core Processor QPI Link 0 [8086:2d10] (rev 02)
	Subsystem: Acer Incorporated [ALI] Device [1025:0487]
ff:02.1 Host bridge [0600]: Intel Corporation Core Processor QPI Physical 0 [8086:2d11] (rev 02)
	Subsystem: Acer Incorporated [ALI] Device [1025:0487]
ff:02.2 Host bridge [0600]: Intel Corporation Core Processor Reserved [8086:2d12] (rev 02)
	Subsystem: Acer Incorporated [ALI] Device [1025:0487]
ff:02.3 Host bridge [0600]: Intel Corporation Core Processor Reserved [8086:2d13] (rev 02)
	Subsystem: Acer Incorporated [ALI] Device [1025:0487]

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